Arby Wright, Jr.
September 17, 1952 ~ August 22, 2023

Arby E. Wright, Jr. 70, of Rossville passed away Tuesday, August 22, 2023, at his home with his family by his side.  He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and North Georgia area.  He was a truck driver by trade having worked for over 30 years retiring in 2013.  Mr. Wright loved his family dearly especially spending time with his grandson and brothers and sisters.  He enjoyed watching a good movie, reading a good book, he listened to a wide variety of music, and he enjoyed the outdoors.  He will be dearly missed by his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Arby E. Wright, Sr. and Estelle Wright; and sister-in-law, Marie Wright.

Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Ellen Wright; three daughters, Ruth (David) Whitaker, Vera (Danny) Viar, Rebecca (Matt) Hixon; one sister, Vera McKnight, four brothers, Robert Wright, Gilbert (Tina) Wright, James (Juanita) Wright, and Greg (Barbara) Wright; two grandchildren, Eli Whitaker and Bre Whitaker; a special niece, Samantha Wright; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Condolences may be shared with the Wright family and live webcasting of the funeral service will be available at

Funeral services will be held Friday at 1:00p.m. in the South Crest Chapel with Pastor Billy O’Neal officiating.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 4-8p.m. and Friday from 11a.m. until the funeral hour at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, Rossville, GA.

Funeral Home in Charge

Lane Funeral Home – South Crest Chapel
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741